3 Now that the daylight fills the sky

The Hymnal 1982 3

Now that the daylight fills the sky

herr jesu christ
John Mason Neale, 1818-1866; Peter Scagnelli, b. 1949; Charles Coffin, 1676-1749; John Chandler, 1806-1876
Text Source(s)
Latin, 6th cent.
Tune Source(s)
Cantionale Germanicum, 1628 (melody); harm. Gothaischen Cantional, 1651, alt.

1 Now that the daylight fills the sky, we lift our hearts to God on high, that he, in all we do or say, would keep us free from harm this day:

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5 To God the Father, heavenly Light, to Christ, revealed in earthly night, to God the Holy Ghost we raise our equal and unceasing praise.

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